Engineering team images tiny quasicrystals as they form

What makes quasicrystals so interesting? Their unusual structure. Now scientists are actively pursuing this relatively new area of study.

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Gold nanostars and immunotherapy vaccinate mice against cancer

By combining an FDA-approved cancer immunotherapy with an emerging tumor-roasting nanotechnology, researchers improved the efficacy of both therapies in a proof-of-concept study using mice. The potent combination also attacked satellite tumors and distant cancerous cells, completely curing two mice and effectively vaccinating one against the disease.

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AI implications: Engineer’s model lays groundwork for machine-learning device

In what could be a small step for science potentially leading to a breakthrough, an engineer has taken steps toward using nanocrystal networks for artificial intelligence applications.

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Porous Silicon Nanoparticle Delivery of Tandem Peptide…

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Twitter to live stream the solar eclipse chase across the US – CNET

The social network is partnering with the Weather Channel to capture Monday’s big moment in the sky.

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Ron Howard drops a moon-size hint about Han Solo film – CNET

Everything’s under control, situation normal. It’s just that the director of the Star Wars standalone film delivered a fully operational clue.

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ClientEarth Files Complaint with EU Ombudsman over EC Catalog of Nanomaterials Used in Cosmetic Products – Nanotechnology News

ClientEarth Files Complaint with EU Ombudsman over EC Catalog of Nanomaterials Used in Cosmetic ProductsNanotechnology NewsClientEarth announced on July 31, 2017, that it filed a complaint with the European Union (EU) Ombudsman about the European Commission's (EC) “unlawful handling of a long-delayed list of nano-chemicals in cosmetics.

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Squarespace won’t host your racist websites, either – CNET

The website service decides to drop a “group of sites,” giving them 48 hours’ notice.

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Africa-Canada scheme funds nanotech to purify water

The research project, which aims to develop systems capable of reducing the cost of water purification methods, will be implemented through a collaboration between Rhodes University in South Africa, the University of Ottawa in Canada, and the United States International University-Africa in Kenya. Canada's International Development Research Centre is funding the one million Canadian dollar project through the new South AfricaCanada Research Chairs Trilateral Partnership Initiative.

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Leak shows off LG’s upcoming V30 from all angles – CNET

You can thank leakster Evan Blass for these new images.

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